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Lakshadweep Voter ID Card Apply Online / Offline, Documents & Eigibility Criteria

Election Voter ID Card in Lakshadweep – Today I am going to share the detail information on how you can apply for new voter id card in Lakshadweep via online or offline mode and what are the important documents required for voter id card registration.

Importance of Voter ID Card

The Indian voter ID card is an identity document issued by the Election Commission of India to adult domiciles of India who have reached the age of 18, which primarily serves as an identity proof for Indian citizens while casting their ballot in the country’s municipal, state, and national elections. It also serves as general identity, address, and age proof for other purposes such as buying a mobile phone SIM card or applying for a passport. It is also known as Electoral Photo ID Card (EPIC). So, it becomes mandatory for all us to have Voter ID Card so without any more delay let’s move to how you can apply voter id card in Lakshadweep however before that just prepare your documents for voter id card.

Eligibility Criteria for Voter ID Card in Lakshadweep

Every Indian citizen who has attained the age of 18 years on the qualifying date i.e. first day of January of the year of revision of electoral roll, unless otherwise disqualified, is eligible to be registered as a voter in the roll of the part/polling area of the constituency where he is ordinarily resident.

List of Documents Required for Voter ID Card at Lakshadweep

Recent passport size photographs

Address proof (any one of the following)

  • Copy of your Passport
  • Gas bill
  • Water bill
  • Ration Card
  • Bank Passbook
  • Aadhaar Card

Copy of proof of age

  • 10th Standard Certificate
  • Birth Certificate
  • Pan Card
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Driving Licence
  • Copy of Passport
  • Kisan Card

Identity proof (any one of the following)

  • Pan Card
  • Driving Licence
  • Ration Card
  • Passport Copy
  • Bank Passbook with Photograph
  • SSLC Certificate
  • Student ID Card
  • Aadhaar Card

If you are ready with these documents and eligible for the voter id card then you may proceed to apply new voter id card online & offline.

Here is How to Apply New Voter ID Card in Lakshadweep Online

  1. To start the process, you need to visit the website of Chief Electoral Officer of Lakshadweep. The website for the CEO Lakshadweep is http://ceolakshadweep.gov.in
  2. Once the page has been displayed completely, you need to find the link for E-Registration in the top menu and click on the link. If in case, you are not able to find the link, you can follow this link http://ceolakshadweep.gov.in/eregistration.html
  3. A small form will be displayed now and you will then have to select Form 6 – Addition in the Form Type. This is the form for applying for the voter ID card for the first time.
  4. In the next column, enter your date of birth and click on the next button. This will now take you to a digital version of Form 6. You need to fill this form and you can start by entering the EPIC number followed by your personal details and address.
  5. In the first column of the form, you would also have to select the booth that is near to your house or the booth that is in your district and at bottom of the page, you will have to select a hearing date. On this date, you would have to visit the booth to confirm your identity.
  6. Once the details have been entered, you can then go ahead and submit the form. The page will now generate an application number which you would be needing for your future reference. In addition to this, you can also print the copy of the filled form. You will have to take the printed copy with you on the date of hearing and if in case you do not have the access to the printer then you can simply note down the application number and share the application number with the officer at the booth on the date of hearing.
  7. On the date of hearing, you would also have to produce some documents like the age proof and the address proof. Once all that is done, your voter ID card will be issued and mailed to you at your address.

 

Here is How to Apply New Voter ID Card in Lakshadweep Offline

Step 1: Get an application form from the Electoral Registration Officer or the Assistant Electoral Registration Officer of your own constituency, or the Booth Level Officers of your polling station. This form is free of cost.

Step 2: Alternatively you can download the form from the website of the Election Commission here: Form 6

Step 3: Fill and submit the Form 6 along with the needed documents to the Electoral Registration Officer or the Assistant Electoral Registration Officer of your constituency or the Booth Level Officers of your polling station.

Step 4: After the successful form submission BLO will visit your residence address for verification purpose and then resubmit your details to CEO Lakshadweep.

You can also send the form by post, at the address of the Electoral Registration Officer or Assistant Electoral Registration Officer of your constituency. The correct postal address is available on the Election Commission website and pasted below as well for you.

I am sure via using this method you can easily apply for voter id card via online or offline mode if you have any further query please get back to us via below comment box or can dial toll free number of Election Commission 1950 for free.

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